M 16 Eagle Nebula in

Narrowband

>Flaming Star

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Object: M 16 Nebula (NGC 6611) Constellation Serpens

Hubble Image

Distance: 7000 Light Years

Date(s) Taken: Various Dates from Sept 10 thru Oct 22, 2008

Telescope: Orion XT - 12 and Televue Paracorr

Focal Length: 1725 mm

Camera: ST 2000 XM, Operating at -25 deg C sensor temperature, Water Cooling

Resolution: 0.89 Arc-seconds / Pixel

Exposures: 10.5 hours total duration

8 Hydrogen Alpha (656nm)- 30 Minute Images binned 1x1

10 Oxygen III (501nm) - 30 Minute Images binned 1x1

10 Sulfer II (672nm) - 30 Minute Images binned 1x1

 

 

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Brook Mar Observatory

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